[Mailman-Users] Kernel update breaks Mailman!!

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Feb 20 19:37:45 CET 2014

On 02/20/2014 10:07 AM, Lindsay Haisley wrote:
> I'm running Mailman 2.1.15 on a Ubuntu server, feeding into Courier MTA,
> running Python 2.7.3.  I track security updates and install them
> promptly when they're issued by Ubuntu.  Yesterday I updated the Linux
> kernel from 3.2.0-58-generic (x86_64) to 3.2.0-59-generic and Mailman
> quit working.  List posts made it through to the archives, and were
> apparently queued within Mailman, but wouldn't go out.  The mail server
> was working OK for non-list email. Today I backed out the kernel update
> and posts to lists sent yesterday and today are going out without
> problems.

What's in Mailman's 'post' and 'smtp' logs for these messages. Are they
timestamped before or after you backed out the update. If before, they
were queued in the MTA. If after, they were in Mailman's 'out' queue.

If the latter, what's in Mailman's 'qrunner' log related to OutgoingRunner.

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